BUDDHISM, BHUTAN AND ME is an official selection for the 38th Annual Chicago International Children’s Film Festival running November 5-14, 2021. Congratulations to the team that brought this amazing film to the world.
Rinzin Jurmey chose to join a monastery and dedicate his life to Buddhism at the age of 11, loving its rituals and traditions. Now 18, he moves harmoniously between mountain village and city, embracing tradition and pop culture, religion and hip-hop, prayer and video games. WATCH TRAILER
The Chicago International Children’s Film Festival, started in 1984, is the oldest and one of only two Academy Award qualifying children’s film festivals in the world, setting an exceptional standard in media for kids and teens.